05-09 September 2018

Open Book Festival

05-09 September2018

Philip Hensher

Philip Hensher

Multi award winner, Philip Hensher, has published novels, short stories and is a regular contributor, columnist and book reviewer for newspapers and weeklies including The Guardian, The Spectator and The Independent. He is Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Bath Spa, has edited numerous classic works and has served as a judge for the Man Booker Prize. In 2003, he was one of Granta’s twenty Best of Young British Novelists. His most recent novel, Emperor Waltz, has just been published (2014).